Victoria Macdonald is Health and Social Care Correspondent at Channel 4 News.
Victoria Macdonald is an award-winning journalist, who has been covering health and social care issues for Channel 4 News since 1999.
She reports on changes in the NHS - the reforms and the politics - whether it is in hospitals or in the community or, indeed in Westminster.
She closely follows the care system and how it impacts on the elderly and those with disabilities as well as investigating issues, including mental health, HIV/Aids and TB, and child health.
Victoria is originally from New Zealand and worked for the Sunday Telegraph before joining Channel 4 News.
The father of a child with a rare genetic disease is having to move to the Netherlands to receive treatment that the NHS won’t fund.
A new study has found levels of anxiety among University students is on the rise.
A man has told the inquiry into the contaminated blood scandal how four members of his family died from Aids.
Mr Trump has arrived in the UK in the midst of a growing row over America’s future trade relations with the UK after the US Ambassador to London suggested the NHS should be “on the table”.
There are almost as many views on Brexit as there are candidates.
Donald Trump has endorsed the former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson to become leader of the Conservative Party – and thus Prime Minister.
Today the Children’s Commissioner for England says an “unacceptably high” number of children with learning difficulties and autism are spending months, and sometimes years, as inpatients in mental health hospitals, often miles from their families and homes.
The mother of a baby girl with cystic fibrosis today delivered 65 roses to Downing Street to protest at the failure of the NHS to provide a potentially life-changing drug.
Someone is diagnosed with dementia every three seconds and, according to a new report, nearly 60 percent of sufferers live in poorer countries.
It is hospital A&E departments which end up coping with the victims of knife crime, like North Middlesex, which serves the North London boroughs of Enfield and Haringey.
The first victims of the tainted blood scandal gave often harrowing evidence today at the opening of an inquiry into how so many people were infected with viruses including hepatitis C and HIV during the 1970s and 80s.
Last night, another US Jewish community was targeted by a gunman when a nineteen year-old man opened fire during a service to mark the end of Passover.
Ukip have launched its EU election campaign, with their leader insisting the party is the “true voice” of Brexit. But just as Gerard Batten unveiled his top candidates, there were calls from some UKIP members to deselect one of them for offensive comments made online.
Well MPs may be on their Easter break, but there’s no holiday from Brexit news. The Speaker of the US House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, has told the Irish parliament that there would be “no-chance” of a UK-US trade deal if Brexit undermines the Good Friday Agreement. And a new opinion poll has put Nigel…
Vital medical supply lines are at risk, it’s been suggested, if the UK leaves the EU without a deal. Brexiteers have dismissed such concerns as “Project Fear”. In Wales, the NHS has secured extra warehouse space to stock-pile essentials and one major UK hospital food supplier says it has spent five million pounds on Brexit…